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BoE most likely to cut rates in a no-deal Brexit - Tenreyro
3:10am, 8th March, 2019

BoE most likely to cut rates in a no-deal Brexit - Tenreyro

The Bank of England is more likely to cut interest rates than raise them in the event of a no-deal Brexit, rate-setter Silvana Tenreyro said, the latest BoE official to back the idea of coming to the economy's rescue if it suffers a Brexit shock...
Far-right activist Tommy Robinson to face fresh contempt case
11:11am, 7th March, 2019

Far-right activist Tommy Robinson to face fresh contempt case

Britain's attorney general said on Thursday he would begin fresh contempt-of-court legal action against far-right activist Tommy Robinson, whose case has attracted the sympathy of right-wing supporters of U.S. President Donald Trump.
Fit for a prince or princess: making rocking horses for royals
11:12pm, 6th March, 2019

Fit for a prince or princess: making rocking horses for royals

In a workshop in southeast England a restorer carefully removes the saddle of an old rocking horse, preparing it for repair. Upstairs, hammer in hand, a finisher drives nails into a saddle blanket on a newly carved, stained and polished wooden model.